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Today's Gallery (2021.04.04)

coronavirus patient

Madhurjo, a seven-year-old boy, talking to her mother, a coronavirus patient, inside an ambulance in front of Mugda General Hospital in the capital yesterday. Using glasses and mask for protection, he is spending as much time possible with his mother before she gets admitted to the hospital and goes into isolation. Photo: SK Enamul Huq

people disregarding safety guidelines

Amid a surge in the number of coronavirus infection and deaths in the country, people disregarding safety guidelines in markets and public gatherings regularly. The photo was taken yesterday at the fish market in Karwan Bazar in the capital. Photo: Anisur Rahman

char gopal in tangail

Three wheelers running on the eastern channel of the might Jamuna river at Char Gopal in Tangail. The channel has completely dried up allowing people to use vehicles to go from one place to the other instead of using boats. Photo: Mirza Shakil

amar ekushey book fair

With the government announcing a weeklong countrywide lockdown -- starting tomorrow -- amid the surge of Covid-19 infection, the Amar Ekushey Book Fair was largely empty yesterday despite being a weekend. Smaller publication houses saw a particularly slow day, PHOTO: PALASH KHAN

amar ekushey book fair

The food court, inset, which is usually bustling, was quiet. PHOTO: PALASH KHAN

extra precautions

With the sharp rise in Covid-19 infections across the country, many residents of the capital are taking extra precautions to make sure they are safe from the virus. This man was spotted carrying five containers fitted with spray nozzles, presumably to spray disinfectants, in the capital’s Sabujbagh area earlier this week. Photo: Anisur Rahman

tcb barishal

Trading Corporation of Bangladesh is stationing at different parts of Barishal city to sell daily essentials at affordable prices ahead of Ramadan. This photo was taken yesterday from Jailkhana Mor. Photo: Titu Das